Senior Health

The Gloucester County Department of Health works with a number of agencies to provide many wellness opportunities for our seniors. 

Exercise and Fitness

  • Exercise provides many health benefits, even moderate exercise and physical activity can improve the health of people who are frail or who have diseases that accompany aging.

  Click the link for simple exercises that you can do and incorporate them into your daily life. 
  (National Institute of Health - Exercise & Physical Activity) 

Health and Wellness


The Gloucester County Department of Health & Human Services, Division of Senior Services administers a broad range of home and community based services that focus on the needs of senior citizens and persons living with physical disabilities throughout the County.  Click here to learn more about our Senior Services programs.

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides numerous resources to aid individuals in their quest to wellness of the body and mind.  Visit this website to learn more.

The NJ Department of Human Services administers programs designed to make it easier for seniors to get the help they need to support their well-being and maintain themselves in the community for as long as possible with independence, dignity and choice.  To learn more go to their website at